Ear, Nose, and Throat Care - Touro Infirmary
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Ear, Nose, and Throat Care

Ear, nose, and throat (ENT) care and allergy relief from Touro

It can be confusing to know if you should see an allergist or ear, nose, and throat doctor, which is why Touro’s specialists are here to guide the way. Our allergists and ENTs work together to understand where issues overlap and develop a care plan that’s right for you. So whether it’s an ENT condition or just spring in New Orleans, we’ll use the power of Touro’s team to get you feeling your best.

ENT conditions and allergies

Ear, nose, and throat conditions have a wide range of causes, including allergies. ENT doctors focus on structural ENT issues or those caused by infection, while allergists can pinpoint allergy triggers and treat symptoms.

Common ENT conditions:

  • Ear and sinus infections
  • Tinnitus
  • Tonsillitis
  • Hearing loss
  • Acid reflux
  • Vertigo
  • Snoring and sleep apnea
  • ENT cancer

Common allergic conditions:

  • Rhinitis or hay fever
  • Frequent sinus infections
  • Atopic dermatitis
  • Food, medication, and environmental allergies
  • Immunodeficiency

ENT and allergy care

Most ENT and allergic conditions are manageable with the right team and treatment on your side. If you’re not sure who you should talk to, our specialists will pay close attention to your experience to understand which care plan makes sense for you. They’ll use an effective combination of care and guidance, including:

  • Drugs and medications
  • Therapeutic devices
  • Lifestyle management
  • Prevention and protection
  • Physical therapy
  • Surgery